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Mental Health Case: David Carter, Part 1Documentation Assignments1.Document findings associated with your screening of Mr. Carter using the AIMS scale.
2.Document Mr. Carter’s performance of activities of daily living and his intake and output for theday.
3.Reconcile Mr. Carter’s medications prior to hospitalization.
4.Identify and document key nursing diagnoses for Mr. Carter.
5.Referring to your feedback log, document all nursing care provided and Mr. Carter’s response tothis care.
0:06You introduced yourself.0:30You washed your hands.0:36You identified the patient.0:52You asked if the patient had any known allergies.1:18You performed medication reconciliation.1:38You assessed the respiration.1:51You checked the pulse oximetry.2:07You measured the blood pressure.2:23You measured the temperature.2:52You auscultated the lung sounds.From vSim for Nursing | Mental Health. © Wolters Kluwer.
3:06You auscultated the heart sounds.3:21You checked the patient's skin.3:41You observed the appearance.4:05You assessed the attention.4:14You observed the motor activity.4:28You assessed the speech.4:39You assessed the thought processes.4:55You asked the patient: What is your full name? The patient said: My nameis David Carter.5:03You asked the patient: Have you taken your medication?5:15The patient said: I'm not going to eat; no one can make me eatpoison.\nYou answered: Have you had similar experiences? \nYou usedthe therapeutic technique of encouraging comparison.5:19You asked the patient: Can you tell me a little bit more about what'sgoing on with you today? It was appropriate to ask the patient what wasgoing on with him to get an understanding of this.5:39The patient said: They came and got me and forced me into this poisonprison. It's your fault for keeping us here to rot of poison!\nYou answered:My purpose for being here today is to help you and complete yournursing assessment. \nYou used the therapeutic technique of givinginformation.

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Term
Summer
Professor
Crandall Ross
Tags
Nursing, Psychiatry, Schizophrenia, Wolters Kluwer, a Mr Carter

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